Manchester United Name 20 Man Squad For UEFA Youth League


Adnan Januzaj and Pierluigi Gollini

Reds name Under-19 squad

Adnan Januzaj has been included in the Manchester United squad for the upcoming UEFA Youth League.

The Brussels-born prodigy is set to lend his talent and experience to Nicky Butt’s Under-19 group and will wear the No10 shirt in the inaugural European competition.

Fellow Belgian Andreas Pereira also features, along with last term’s Young Player of the Year Ben Pearson and Academy top scorer James Wilson. Italian keeper Pierluigi Gollini will wear the No1 jersey.

Players can be added or removed from the squad up to 48 hours before any of the group matches against Bayer Leverkusen, Shakhtar Donetsk and Real Sociedad.

Squad: 1. Pierluigi Gollini (GK), 2. James Weir, 3. Louis Rowley, 4. Paddy McNair, 5. Liam Grimshaw, 6. Ben Pearson, 7. Sam Byrne, 8. Joe Rothwell, 9. James Wilson, 10.Adnan Januzaj, 11.Andreas Pereira, 12.Sean Goss, 13.Joel Castro Pereira (GK), 14.Ashley Fletcher, 15.Josh Harrop, 16.Callum Evans, 17.Matthew Willock, 18.Nicholas Ioannou, 19.Ben Barber, 20.Kieran O’Hara.

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